Mark your calendars! Millions of people worldwide practiced how to Drop, Cover, and Hold On at 10:16 a.m. on October 16th. You are invited to join them by participating in the 2014 Great NorthEast ShakeOut!
Last year more than 24.9 million people were registered in Great ShakeOut earthquake drills worldwide. Participating is a great way for your family or organization to be prepared to survive and recover quickly from big earthquakes.
2014 is the second year that Northeast states has been organized as an Official ShakeOut Region. FEMA and the Northeast States Emergency Consortium are coordinating recruitment across the entire region.
In 2014 Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, and Pennsylvania are organizing statewide recruitment efforts, while FEMA and the Northeast States Emergency Consortium are coordinating recruitment across the entire region.